Anyone dealt with Nick Guarino ?

This guy is a character, a prolific newsletter write that bashes Wall Street in entertaining manner. He is alleged to have made millions trading commodities, but I am not convinced and he apparently has ripped off subscribers to a $5000 investment advice service, although he keeps popping up. He has a web site up now, […]

X Dividend question

I was under the impression you receive a dividend on shares you hold as of the XD date. Last year I owned 100 shares of STON and on anticipation of the dividend I bought 10 more shares after the XD date. When the dividend was paid they paid on 110 shares. Was this their mistake […]

iBeacons and the Motley Fool’s “Inside the iStore: The One Stock to Own When Apple Takes Over Ecommerce.”

I think I saw this ad a few months ago and didn’t write about it for one reason or another, but it just started a heavy rotation again — so let’s have a gander. David Gardner is a growth stock dynamo — he and his brother Tom founded the Motley Fool as an AOL chat […]

“Seven Times More Profitable Than Apple with Zero Competition”

Now that Apple is a few weeks from the release of their next i-device, lots of teasers will come floating out about “better than Apple” or “buy this before Apple’s new iPhone” or the like. That’s a pattern we’ve seen ever since the original iPhone sent shares of suppliers soaring — or, indeed, even before […]

Vancouver Junior Miners Visit

Hello fellow Gumshoers! In keeping with the Gumshoe process of performing due diligence for investing, I would like to share my results of a visit to Junior mining Home offices I recently visited. I work for Chevron Oil, and had the good fortune to visit beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Staying in downtown Vancouver afforded me […]

“Big Oil Wants a Piece of His Pie”

The Casey Energy Report is pretty pricey these days ($995/year), and so it gets quite a bit of reader attention when they hint around about a hot new idea of theirs. And so it was that your friendly neighborhood Gumshoe got a nice, full mailbox this morning with folks forwarding a story that the Casey […]


August 15, 2014 Dear Reader, Right now, a unique life-saving effort is underway in a sub-niche of the financial markets. If you choose to invest in this ”campaign” – as I’ll outline in a moment – your reward will be twofold… First, you’ll get the deep satisfaction of knowing your investment helped save lives – […]


How to bank $86,715 in ”Mailbox Money” EVERY month Thanks to three hidden investments, you can finally join the thousands of Americans who collect huge checks from their mailboxes every single month Dear Reader, Like most Americans, Richard Dockery peers into his mailbox every day… Only he isn’t expecting bills, personal letters, or grocery store […]


Happy birthday Travis! I too just celebrated and turned 50 on August 8th. A square root day (8-8-64) Maybe that explains why I’m a left handed, dyslectic, diagnosed hyperactive, irregular! I just read your article on energy harvesting/ storage mention of GTAT in Mesa AZ. A stock I own for the past 7 mo. I […]

Trulion the Next Netflix ?

Trulion (TLN in Toronto) is a ”TV Everywhere” company billed as the next Netflix by Globe and Mail and they’ve hit their 3rd quarter of positive and growing EBITDA. Already delivering sports content to personal devices; last big deal World Cup for Univision; founder Charle sWang of Computer Associates fame; no technical glitches ever. Does […]


5 Hot Stocks Soaring To New Highs… 5 Huge Overlooked Profit Opportunities… Up To 11 TIMES Return On Your Investment… PROFIT PLAY #1: “The Metals Sector Dominator” — This European-based company is positioned to supply the growing global demand for lighter metal in the automotive industry. Share prices anticipated to spike by 134.54%. PROFIT PLAY […]